ms wont start

Julian Field mailscanner at
Wed Aug 4 09:47:03 IST 2004

Just to confirm that this syntax error is not present in the I am currently shipping.

At 08:27 04/08/2004, you wrote:
>Your problem is a syntax error in the file.
>On line 99,
>if $IPAddress eq '"
>should be
>if $IPAddress eq ''
>Note the final ' and not ".
>That will get you past error one, and very well might be your only problem.
>Dörfler Andreas wrote:
>>hi there,
>>after implement mailwatch get the following error:
>>rcMailScanner start
>>Initializing incoming postfixInitializing outgoing postfix
>>Initializing MailScanner
>># Number found where operator expected at
>>/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 99, near "#  #return 0
>>if $IPAddress eq '"
>>   (Might be a runaway multi-line '' string starting on line 42)
>>         (Missing operator before
>>String found where operator expected at
>>/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/ line 135, near "# called '"
>>   (Might be a runaway multi-line '' string starting on line 99)
>>         (Missing semicolon on previous line?)
>>Bad name after default' at /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/
>>line 135.
>>Compilation failed in require at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 43.
>>BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/sbin/MailScanner line 43.
>>running on suse 9.1 with
>>anyone got and idea how to solve the problem ?
>>im a noob with mailscanner, working with it since
>>3 days ...

Julian Field
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